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In recent years, the situation in Ukraine has not been a pleasant one f바카라or the Americans, not only because the country is one of their principal allies, but also because of the aggressive manner in which Russia has maintained its annexation and annexation policy of its neighbor and partners (including the USA) since the end of the Cold War.
At the same time, the sanctions regime itself has been imposed on Russia in the form of a punitive economic and political isolation that has put serious strain on the relations between Russia and the USA.
After a period of relative peace, the situation has since begun to deteriorate rapidly, with the Ukrainian crisis now threatening to cause yet more severe repercussions for the current economic and geopolitical situation and to make it impossible for US-led economic and political policy towards Russia.
After the economic sanctions were first imposed in January 2014, Russia has since launched a series of provocations (especially the annexation of Crimea) and an extensive propaganda campaign aimed at the West (including a number of international and domestic media sites) in an effort to portray itself as the aggressor, and to justify its behavior.
In May 2014, Putin declared that Russia will continue military activity in the East (and its neighbouring territories of Crimea and Sevastopol) until Ukraine comes under Russian control. As a result of this Russian military buildup, Ukrainian armed forces were deployed in Crimea and Sevastopol and more than 50,000 Russian troops remained in Crimea (including 6,000 military servicemen).
Despite the fact that t바카라사이트he Ukraine crisis began when Kiev tried to secure a peaceful settlement with the “orange revolution” in Kiev that resulted in the ouster of Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich in February 2014 (in the wake of which Russia, through some military manoeuvres, annexed Crimea and handed it over to Ukrainian control in March 2014), in recent weeks the country has been plagued by frequent military clashes with Kiev forces and with neo-Nazi “pro-Russian” and far right groups that are supported by elements of both Russia and the EU. On September 11, 2014, a shooting was reported on the peninsula between police and protesters who were opposing the new Ukrainian government, but then the escalation has continued on several occasions over the last few weeks.
For example, on July 6, the Russian military shot a Mi-24 helicopter from a distance with rockets that destroyed the aircraft’s air-launch system, killing all four occupants. On July 9, two armed soldiers were killed whil더킹카지노e they were helping a wounded serviceman who had fallen in